Spring Break: Red River Gorge, KY

four people posing on hiking trail

Explore the beautiful Red River Gorge, located in central Kentucky over your spring break! This 7 day trip will provide you an opportunity to explore one of the Midwest’s most beautiful and historic landscapes through the outdoors. This trip will include several days of backpacking and backcountry camping through the historic gorge which features several natural arches, as well as several days exploring the rock climbing that the Red has to offer. Never backpacked or climbed outside before? Not to worry, instruction and equipment is all provided. This spring break trip is geared towards anyone who is looking to spend their break doing something new and exciting.


  • Dates: April 13 – April 19
  • Price: $325/$375
  • Registration Deadline: April 8 (at noon)

What’s Included: Transportation, trip leader, camping/admission fee, meals, climbging equipment as needed, camping equipment as needed

What’s Not Included: Weather appropriate clothing and shoes, water bottle

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Trip Refund and Cancellation Policy: Trip cancellations due to weather or lack of sign-ups (trips being cancelled by Adventure Education Staff) will be issued a 100% refund.  Cancellations made by the customer at least 72 hours prior to the trip leaving will receive a refund and will be assessed  a $10 administrative charge.  No refund can be made to customers who cancel less than 72 hours prior to the trip. All refunds require the approval of the LSU University Recreation Associate Director of Business Administration. Refunds may take up to 10 business days to process.